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Climatological Report (Daily)


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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
435 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017


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...THE ATHENS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 21 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1898 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         81    559 PM  98    1933  83     -2       80
  MINIMUM         66    526 AM  44    1954  60      6       60
  AVERAGE         74                        72      2       70

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        2.42R         1.60 1888   0.09   2.33     0.10
  MONTH TO DATE    3.92                      2.05   1.87     2.33
  SINCE MAR 1     15.09                      9.63   5.46     6.85
  SINCE JAN 1     22.79                     18.16   4.63    15.02

DEGREE DAYS
 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        9                         7      2        5
  MONTH TO DATE  130                       100     30      106
  SINCE MAR 1    286                       157    129      213
  SINCE JAN 1    295                       158    137      213
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   1   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  NE (50)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     67           500 PM
 AVERAGE    84

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THE ATHENS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83        99      1941
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        45      1993


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 22 2017...........SUNRISE   627 AM EDT   SUNSET   833 PM EDT
MAY 23 2017...........SUNRISE   627 AM EDT   SUNSET   834 PM EDT


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.





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